Living

CITY OF HEMET

City Specs

Hemet has some of the most affordable golfing in Southern California, along with being a definite retirement destination. Hemet is a city located in Riverside County, California. It is situated in the San Jacinto Valley and sits at an mean elevation of 1,599 feet, with it's highest point being being 2,052 feet above sea level and is estimated to having current population around 66,455. Making up part of an area known as the "Inland Empire", Hemet is located 259 miles southeast of Las Vegas, 87 miles east of the metropolitan area of Los Angeles, and 83 miles north of San Diego. Hemet observes an average of 309 days of sunshine per year, with temperatures in the low 30's to high 60's in the winter months, and low 70's to well over 100 degrees Fahrenheit in the summer months. There are many activities to take part in here, from casual to adventurous. The City of Hemet is surround by a number of festivals throughout the year including the Romana Pageant and Annual Jazz Festivals. Surrounded by mountains and lot's of wide open space, don't hesitate to take advantage of recreational biking, hang gliding/paragliding, hiking/camping, Diamond Valley Lake Golf w/ Water Park, boating/fishing and skiing. Not to mention that you are only 14 miles from Casino Morongo and 24 miles from Palm Springs which contains a great assortment of Night Clubs ranging from Hip Hop, Country, or Salsa Y Merengue. Also not to far away are several Universities, along with a great diversity of community colleges to pick from for you and your family's educational needs.

CITY ATTRACTIONS

Things To Do

The Ramona Pageant Association was incorporated in 1927 as a community on-profit organization. It produces the Ramona Outdoor Play and is required to develop and maintain the Ramona Bowl Amphitheatre. Very Close To Hemet!

It is just a 10-15 minute ride up in the tram to the top of the mountain to the Jacinta state park overlooking Palms Springs, California. It was very exciting. The views on the way up & from the top of the mountain are breathtaking. Not to be missed, and located very near Hemet, California.

Sevilla, near downtown Riverside, proudly offers authentic Spanish and seafood cuisine created by Executive Chef Christian Vignes. A Latin theme is at the heart of Sevilla. We offer a wide variety of music in the Bar and Club that ranges from Flamenco, Salsa & Samba to Latin-Euro dancing, Latin Jazz & Rhumba. Just a Short Drive from Hemet!

Arthur Murray offers a broad range of dance lessons for individuals and family entertainment located in Redlands, California.

The canyons and associated resources are especially sacred to the Indians today and are historically important to scientists and nature lovers. Please enjoy the free gift of serene beauty so near to Hemet that you may take with you.

Just 28 miles from Hemet is a shopper's paradise that must be explored to be fully appreciated. Here you'll find over 300 enchanting shops and boutiques featuring the latest fashions and jewelry, top-notch restaurants, interior design & home furnishings, spas, art galleries and more.

Just 35 Minutes From Hemet and you can experience being taken to breathtaking locations in air-conditioned comfort in the world's best-in-class all-terrain HUMMER H2 with knowledgeable, expert guides.

CITY ENTERTAINMENT

Wine & Dine Spots

"The concept was to create a fast, casual, consumer friendly restaurant that serves fresh, high-quality, made to order Chinese Cuisine”.

Art for the Eyes, Art for the Body, Art for the Appetite and the Art of Living will appeal to all of your senses. Artisans at work, the talent is young, materials are exotic, the appeal is international, humor is abundant and cappuccinos are served.

FARM is its own artisan kitchen. We make all of our own breads, pastas and desserts on the restaurant premises with great attention to detail and excellence.

Esmeralda boasts an enticing array of dining options to tempt your palate. Enjoy savory Italian cuisine served in an elegant setting at the multiple-award-winning Sirocco restaurant.

CAREER EDUCATION

Colleges/Universities

Founded in 1907, the University of Redlands is a private liberal arts and sciences university, consistently ranked among the best universities in the nation by U.S. News & World Report.

In a serene, welcoming environment, Crafton Hills College promotes learning through self-discovery and the acquisition and application of knowledge and skills.

California State University, San Bernardino (CSUSB) is the sole public, comprehensive, university serving the Riverside-San Bernardino counties of Southern California. Founded in 1965, the campus offers more than 70 traditional baccalaureate and master's degree programs along with a wide variety of education credential and certificate programs to a student body of 16,000.

Founded in 1907, the University of Riverside is a private liberal arts and sciences university, consistently ranked among the best universities in the nation by U.S. News & World Report.

 
 

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